Study Abroad Office

University of Ottawa - Telfer School of Management


Location: Ottawa, Canada, North America

Program Type: UMSL Exchange Partner through the former RAMP partnership

Language of Instruction: English and/or French

UMSL Term Abroad: Academic Year, Fall, Spring

Approximate Dates Abroad:
Fall Semester: September - December
Spring Semester: January - April

Application Deadline:

UMSL Eligibility Requirements.

Subjects Available:

The University: The Telfer School of Management is located in the new Desmarais Building (an impressive 12 storey structure that features a variety of cutting edge facilities) on the main campus of the University of Ottawa in the heart of Canada’s Capital. 

Academics: The partnership is with the Telfer School of Management only. 

Housing: A limited number of single/double rooms are available for exchange students.

Activities and Programs: The University of Ottawa organizes many academic and social events organized for students.

Location: Being the center of Canada’s high technology industry and headquarters of many national associations, Ottawa has a vibrant business environment and is at the forefront of national and international decision-making. The region offers thirty museums, fifty galleries and theatres, heritage sites, stunning architecture, festivals year-round, professional sports teams, natural wonders just minutes away from downtown and a mosaic of world cultures.

International Office Website:

Cost Estimates for 2014-15*

Use the Budget Worksheet to compare the below cost to your personal budget or living on campus at UMSL.

Tuition $3789.60
Books and course materials $200.00
Mandatory HTH insurance $140.00
Accommodations $2325.00
Meals & Personal Expenses $1400.00
Airfare $500.00
Local Transportation $235.00
Other $300.00
Total $8889.60*

Course Equivalencies: Each student is responsible for researching what courses are available to take and for obtaining an UMSL equivalent course. The UMSL equivalent course number is the course for which you will receive credit on your UMSL transcript. Finding courses to take while you are abroad requires some time and research. More information is on the course equivalency page.

Upon Acceptance: Students will be required to submit supplemental materials, purchase HTH insurance, and participate in a mandatory orientation. More information will be distributed to all accepted students.

* UMSL tuition fees are based on 12 undergraduate credit hours at the 2014/15 rate - 2015/16 tuition rate TBA April 2015. Non-resident fees may apply.
* Costs are based off a four month semester. 
* Airline estimate based off of online search.
* Please note that expenses are ESTIMATES. Costs vary depending on the exchange rate, the inflation rate, individual spending habits, and amount of extra travel. The cost estimate above does not include visa expenses, personal expenses, independent travel, which vary widely from student to student.
* Program information is subject to change
* Housing does not include refundable deposit. 
* Other includes Canadian insurance.